Articles Tagged ‘HOU’

Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Is that a new Slovakian boy band? Or just four jubilant Košice Airport firefighters with their second Arch of Triumph certificate this year? Six global airports slug it out to win big this week in this special edition feature.

Southwest Airlines goes international from Houston Hobby

Southwest Airlines goes international from Houston Hobby

Southwest Airlines commences services from the Texan airport to six international destinations across Belize, Mexico and Costa Rica.

Southwest Airlines expands Texas' Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines expands Texas’ Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines has added 34 new routes from Dallas Love Field over the past year, resulting in the airline increasing capacity from the airport by 38%. anna.aero looks into this expansion, and also which markets have been trimmed following the repeal of the Wright Amendment.


Dallas Love Field takes two awards in fifth US ANNIES; Savannah/Hilton Head joins growth party

Dallas Love Field takes two awards in fifth US ANNIES; Savannah/Hilton Head joins growth party

More eagerly awaited by the world’s airport and airline industry than the Skytrax awards, are anna.aero’s US ANNIES prizes! The awards are back for their fifth outing, with awards for seven airports that have achieved notable route and traffic-related success in the US over the past 12 months.

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest Airlines recently celebrated its birthday of providing its low fares by that new-fangled thing called the internet (well it was 20 years ago). In the last 10 years it has carried over 1.1 billion passengers, add this year’s expected passengers and you have a number close to India’s population (1.25 billion). We go under […]

Southwest Airlines expands internationally to San Jose and Aruba

Southwest Airlines expands internationally to San Jose and Aruba

Southwest Airlines now links Baltimore/Washington to San Jose and Houston Hobby to Aruba with daily and weekly flights respectively, using its 737-700s.


Branson AirExpress jets off from Branson to Houston Hobby

Branson AirExpress jets off from Branson to Houston Hobby

Branson AirExpress starts new seasonal route from Branson to Houston Hobby with thrice-weekly flights until 28 June, using its CRJ 200.

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

The 37th busiest airport in the US, New Orleans handled a new record high of 9.8 million passengers in 2014, growing by 6.2%. With a total of 10 airlines operating to 40 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines is this February.

Dallas Love Field: 4.2% growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines and Virgin America make Love with eight new destinations

Dallas Love Field: 4.2% growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines and Virgin America make Love with eight new destinations

Following the lifting of Wright Amendment restrictions, Dallas Love Field Airport has seen the addition of eight new destinations from the likes of Southwest Airlines and Virgin America. With a total of 27 destinations being served from the airport this October, anna.aero investigates Love Field’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest is.


Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the world’s biggest low cost carrier — Southwest Airlines — from its biggest operational base in terms of weekly seats and destinations served — Chicago Midway.

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs - O’Hare and Delta win big

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs – O’Hare and Delta win big

Airline CEOs like awards. But there are only some that they love and are happy to be ‘seen’ receiving. Oh, look, here’s Norwegian’s CEO Bjørn Kjos with his latest award – the U$ ANNIES ‘Biggest New Airline in the US Market’. Clearly he must love reading anna.aero (or looking at the great pictures like this). […]

Southwest Airlines adds 17 new routes for the winter

Southwest Airlines adds 17 new routes for the winter

Southwest Airlines launches 17 new routes; Atlanta takes four new services.